Impact

We use running, community and essential resources to empower our members and help them change their lives. Here's a snapshot of the impact we are having across the country.

70%

Members Employed & Housed

83%

Members Maintain Employment

150k+

Volunteers & Supporters

5.5k+

Jobs & Homes Achieved

2.1k+

Members Trained & Educated

"Measuring our impact is critical. We look at it from every angle; economic, health and social. We are proud of our national impact and all of our member achievements."
Katy Sherratt, Back on My Feet CEO

2100+

Training / Education

5500+

Employed / Housed

150,000+

Volunteers / Supporters


Employment Success

83%

Still Employed After 15 Months

44%

Receive a Wage Increase Within the First 6 Months

21%

Achieve a Promotion

On average, our members are hired at $12.75/hr verses the national minimum wage of $7.25/hr.

Health Impact

After 60 days of running with Back On My Feet members
experience important health benefits, including:

48%

Reduction in High Blood Pressure

13%

Reduction in BMI

48%

Reduction in Obesity

48%

Reduction in Nicotine Usage

Your Economic Impact

$1 invested in us returns nearly $2.50.

For every $1 invested in Back on My Feet, nearly $2.50 is returned to the community through increased economic activity and cost savings – and that return is seen in only three years. The economic impact includes: increased economic output from employment and the cost savings from housing, medical costs associated with hospitalization and low physical activity levels, incarcerations costs, and treatments for alcohol/drug addiction. The economic impact results have been validated by PA Consulting Group.


Member Mileage Tracker

867,384

Mileage Ran



400+

Members Have Run Marathons

1800+

Members Have Run 100+ Miles

Transforming lives one mile at a time.
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